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Winter Weather Advisory issued for Sunday morning in Baltimore area, freezing rain expected

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for the Baltimore area. The advisory will be in effect from 6 a.m. until noon on Sunday. Forecasters say freezing rain is expected, with total ice accumulations of around a tenth of an inch.  Difficult travel conditions are possible due to the potential for icy roads and sidewalks. The …


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NWS reveals Baltimore snowfall totals; sleet, freezing rain possible over weekend

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The National Weather Service reports that Friday morning’s winter storm left a general 4 – 5 inches of snow in and around the Nottingham area, and more wintry weather may be on the way this weekend. First, bitter cold will move into the region on Friday afternoon and evening, with wind chills in the teens in much of the …


Delivery driver robbed in Nottingham, burglary reported in Hillendale

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating two local crimes that were reported in and around the Nottingham area. At just after 12:15 a.m. on Thursday, December 16, a known individual entered a residence in the unit block of Dowling Circle in Hillendale (21234). The suspect stole a television then fled the scene. At 9:30 p.m. on Monday, January 3, armed suspects approached …

County Executive Olszewski announces distribution of 100,000 rapid at-home COVID-19 test kits, county testing expansion

TOWSON, MD—Baltimore County Executive Johnny Olszewski on Friday announced updates on Baltimore County’s ongoing efforts to expand access to COVID-19 testing, including plans for the distribution of 100,000 rapid at-home COVID tests for residents and the expansion of county-run testing sites. “Expanding Baltimore County’s testing availability will help ensure residents can take every precaution to protect themselves and their loved …

Pedestrian struck, killed on Belair Road in Overlea

OVERLEA, MD—Police are investigating after a pedestrian was struck and killed in Overlea this week. At 8:30 p.m. on Wednesday, January 5, a vehicle struck a pedestrian along Belair Road near Taylor Avenue (21206). At the time of the crash, the vehicle was traveling northbound on Belair Road. A preliminary investigation determined that the pedestrian, 34-year-old Byron Blowe, stepped into …

Baltimore County Public Schools to open two hours late on Friday

UPDATE: BCPS will now be closed on Friday. Original story below… ——— NOTTINGHAM, MD—Baltimore County Public Schools will open two hours late on Friday, January 7, due to expected severe weather. Morning pre-kindergarten classes are cancelled. All school administrative offices and central offices will open on a two-hour delay. BCPS officials will reevaluate road conditions and provide any updates at …

WINTER WEATHER: NWS provides updated snowfall forecast, arrival timeline

UPDATE: The Winter Weather Advisory is now in effect until 7 a.m. on Friday. Original story below… —— NOTTINGHAM, MD—Another round of snow is headed toward Maryland and a Winter Weather Advisory has been issued. Forecasters are calling for 2 to 4 inches of total accumulation with isolated pockets of up to 6 inches. The Winter Weather Advisory will be …